Board Members

Henry Van Ankum
Executive Member
Secondary Title:
Producer representative from the Grain Farmers of Ontario
Miscellaneous Information:

Henry serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors for the Grain Farmers of Ontario. Henry farms 1,200 acres of corn, soybeans and wheat with his wife Susan near Alma, Ontario.

Henry started farming in 1989 upon graduating from the University of Guelph with an Associate Diploma in Agriculture. Henry and Susan have four children, Holly, 17; Jamie, 15; Zach, 12 and Alex, who is 8 and they say it is likely there will be another generation of Van Ankum’s on the farm in the future.